The Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is sponsoring a Food Bank of Delaware Thanksgiving food distribution event on Nov. 18.
The event will begin at 11 a.m. at Wesley College Health Sciences Building parking lot (formerly Frear Federal Building), 300 S. New St., Dover. Employees will distribute 300 Thanksgiving boxes to families. The event coincides with a $21,000 donation made by Chesapeake Utilities to host Thanksgiving food distributions in both Kent and Sussex counties.
Throughout the week, 1,000 meal boxes filled with 30 pounds of holiday staples, including a frozen turkey, will be distributed to area families.